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Spot Forecast for NBWA RX Burn unit 10...CORRECTED
National Weather Service Duluth MN
1010 AM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1100 CDT on October 17.
If there are questions or concerns with this forecast...
please call the National Weather Service.

.DISCUSSION...

A warm and dry day is in store for the burn site today. There
will be some thin cirrus clouds today, although it should still
remain mostly sunny. Humidity values will drop to around 35
percent, with winds shifting to the south and gusting to 10 to 15
mph by this afternoon.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 70.
Min humidity........35 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........South- southwest around 5 mph in the late
                    morning and early afternoon, then increasing
                    to around 10 mph with gusts to 15 mph late
                    in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......1700 ft AGL increasing to 4600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 5 to 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to fair (700-14100 knot-ft) increasing to
                    good to excellent (36900-62500 knot-ft).

TIME (CDT)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky cover.......MCR MCR MCR MCR MCR MCR MCR CLR
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............51  56  61  65  68  70  70  67
RH..............67  58  50  45  39  37  38  44
20 FT wind dir..SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
20 FT wind spd..5   5   5   5   5   10  10  5
20 FT wind gust.        6   8   12  15  15  12
Mix hgt (kft)...0.3 1.0 1.7 2.4 3.1 3.9 4.6 3.2
Transp wind dir.SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
Transp wind spd.5   5   10  15  15  15  15  15
SDspl kt-ft/10001   6   14  26  39  53  63  37

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....Around 46.
Max humidity........92 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds around 5 mph.
Mixing height.......1700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to fair (1700-15400 knot-ft).

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
Sky cover.......CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........
Temp............63     56     54     51     49     48
RH..............52     71     84     87     88     89
20 ft wind......S 5    S 5    S 5    S 5    S 5    S 5
20 ft wind gust.9             6      6      6      6
Mix hgt (ft)....1700   300    300    300    300    300
Transport wind..S 10   S 10   S 10   S 10   S 10   S 10
SDspl kt-ft/100015     2      2      2      2      2

.WEDNESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 69.
Min humidity........40 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds around 5 mph increasing to
                    southwest with gusts to around 17 mph in the
                    late morning and early afternoon, then
                    increasing to west late in the afternoon
                    decreasing to around 10 mph with gusts to
                    around 18 mph late in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......1600 ft AGL increasing to 3700 ft AGL in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....West 15 to 25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to fair (2600-19700 knot-ft) increasing to
                    good to excellent (41800-68200 knot-ft).

TIME (CDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
Sky cover.......CLEAR  MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  MCLEAR MCLEAR
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........
Temp............46     49     57     63     68     68
RH..............92     88     76     57     43     40
20 ft wind......S 5    S 5    S 10   SW 10  SW 10  W 10
20 ft wind gust.6      10     15     18     20     19
Mix hgt (ft)....300    300    300    1600   2700   3700
Transport wind..S 15   S 15   S 20   SW 25  SW 25  W 20
SDspl kt-ft/10003      4      5      36     61     68

$$
Forecaster...Linda
Requested by...WI DNR Fire Control Dispatcher
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1717376.0/DLH
.EMAIL steven.runstrom@wi.gov



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